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Puerto Lopez

Blue-Footed Booby, Isla de la Plata

Standing on bright blue feet, with a claw-like beak and perfectly round lemon-lime eyes, a blue-footed booby isn’t a bird you’ll likely ever forget. The fun name helps, too. That's how I described these charmers that called Isla de la Plata, aka the Poor Man's Galapagos, an island just over an hour's cruise from Puerto López, Ecuador, home.…
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Escaping the Sun (Pic du Jour)

The closer I get to the equator the more I realize that the only sensible thing to do in the middle of day is to somehow escape from the midday heat. Escape is this week's Wordpress Photo Challenge theme, which is exactly what I did after snapping this gentleman's photo. Puerto Lopez, Ecuador, or 1°34′00″ South
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